Dictionary of Art and Artists



 

 


History of

Architecture and Sculpture

 
 

 

 
 

 
 

CONTENTS:

 
 

PART ONE
THE ANCIENT WORLD
PREHISTORIC ART
EGYPTIAN ART

ANCIENT NEAR EASTERN ART
AEGEAN ART
GREEK ART
ETRUSCAN ART
ROMAN ART
EARLY CHRISTIAN AND BYZANTINE ART

PART TWO
THE MIDDLE AGES
EARLY MEDIEVAL ART
ROMANESQUE ART
GOTHIC ART

PART THREE
THE RENAISSANCE THROUGH THE ROCOCO
LATE GOTHIC
THE EARLY RENAISSANCE IN ITALY
THE HIGH RENAISSANCE IN ITALY
MANNERISM AND OTHER TRENDS
THE RENAISSANCE IN THE NORTH
THE BAROQUE IN ITALY AND SPAIN
THE BAROQUE IN FLANDERS AND HOLLAND
THE BAROQUE
THE ROCOCO

PART FOUR
THE MODERN WORLD
NEOCLASSICISM AND ROMANTICISM
REALISM AND IMPRESSIONISM
POST-IMPRESSIONISM, SYMBOLISM, AND ART NOUVEAU

PART FIVE
TWENTIETH-CENTURY
TWENTIETH-CENTURY SCULPTURE
TWENTIETH-CENTURY ARCHITECTURE


INDEX
FIGURES
 

 
 

 
 

CHAPTER ONE
 

NEOCLASSICISM AND ROMANTICISM
 

NEOCLASSICISM
PAINTING
SCULPTURE and ARCHITECTURE- Part 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14

THE ROMANTIC MOVEMENT
PAINTING
SCULPTURE and ARCHITECTURE - Part 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20

PHOTOGRAPHY
 

 


THE ROMANTIC MOVEMENT



Antonio Canova.



 


Antonio Canova. Theseus and the Minotaur
1781-83
Marble, 145,4 x 158,7 x 91,4 cm
Victoria and Albert Museum, London




Antonio Canova. Theseus and the Minotaur

 


Antonio Canova. Theseus and the Minotaur


Antonio Canova. Cupid and Psyche
1796
Marble
Hermitage (St Petersburg, Russian Federation)

 


Antonio Canova. Cupid and Psyche
1786-93
Marble, height 155 cm
Musee du Louvre, Paris


Antonio Canova. Cupid and Psyche (detail)


Antonio Canova. The Penitent Magdalene
1796
Marble, height 94 cm
Palazzo Bianco, Genoa


Antonio Canova. Maddalena Penitente
1809
Oil on canvas
Hermitage (St Petersburg, Russian Federation)

 


Antonio Canova. The Repentant Mary Magdalene
1809
Marble
Hermitage (St Petersburg, Russian Federation)

 


Antonio Canova. Hebe
1796-1817
Marble, height 166 cm
Canova Museum, Possagno


Antonio Canova. Hebe
1800-1805
Marble
Hermitage (St Petersburg, Russian Federation)

 


Antonio Canova. Hercules and Lichas
1795-96
Model, height 335 cm
Gipsoteca, Possagno


Antonio Canova. Cupid and Psyche
1796-1800
Marble, 150 x 68 cm
Musee du Louvre, Paris

 


Antonio Canova. Letizia Ramolino Bonaparte
1804-07
Marble, height 145 cm
Devonshire Collection, Chatsworth


Antonio Canova. Theseus and the Centaur
1804-19
Marble, height 340 cm
Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna


Antonio Canova. Theseus and the Centaur (detail)
1804-19
Marble
Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna


Antonio Canova. Paris
1816
Marble, height 205 cm
Neue Pinakothek, Munich


Antonio Canova. Venus and Mars
1816-22
Marble, height 210 cm
Courtauld Institute Galleries, London

 
 

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